Pilgrimages to former WWII concentration camps for those of Japanese descent were started in the late 1960s. It took nearly a quarter-century for former prisoners and their descendants to question why they had been imprisoned and begin searching for answers. Take a pilgrimage to Camp Amache in Grenada for an impactful historical experience. Saturday, May 20 6:00 AM Bus pickup […]
Join us for an exciting livestock show featuring 4-H and FFA members showcasing their hard work and dedication to animal husbandry! From pigs to goats, cows to chickens, you'll have the chance to see some of the finest livestock in the area. Our young competitors have spent countless hours preparing their animals for this event, and it shows in the […]
📆 Save the Date: 2023 Great Race Lunch Stop in Lamar, Colo.! 🚗 Get ready for an extraordinary event coming to Lamar, Colo.! We're thrilled to announce that Lamar will be hosting a special lunch stop during the highly anticipated 2023 Hemmings Motor News Great Race presented by Coker Tire. Mark your calendars for Saturday, July 1, and join us […]
The Colorado Junior Rodeo Association was established in 1994. This organization aims to provide a quality event allowing youth to advance their rodeo talent in the spirit of fair competition and the appreciation of good sportsmanship. Show your support of the Colorado Jr. Rodeo Finals at Lamar Prowers County Fairgrounds in Lamar, CO.
Don't miss the extraordinary Southeast Colorado Car Show, where hot rods and custom vehicles from across the country gather to create something truly special. What began as a one-day outdoor event during Cinco De Mayo has now blossomed into a sprawling weekend-long celebration of automotive craftsmanship and passion. Experience more than just a car show as you immerse yourself in […]
Join us on Thursday, September 7th, at 6:00 pm, as the Tri-State 9/11 Tribute Foundation proudly presents Lamar's inaugural 9/11 sculpture. This life-sized bronze firefighter sculpture, titled "Running Towards Danger," will be unveiled at the Tri-State 9/11 Memorial Site, situated half a mile north of Lamar, Colorado. The sculpture captures the firefighter's awe and determination amidst the chaos of 9/11, […]
In remembrance of 9/11/2001. We will never forget. The Annual Tri-state 9/11 Tribute honors those who have served our country and those who first responded. This event is for you. You are cordially invited to this celebratory event with the opportunity to share your appreciation for all who have responded and served. Come for the 10th Annual Patriot Parade, Flag […]